Lauren Hyman Kaplan, M.A.
Lauren Hyman Kaplan, M.A. is a speaker, school consultant and certified emotional intelligence coach in the field of social-emotional learning and bullying prevention. She is a former teacher and school counselor with over 18 years of experience training and providing consulting to schools around the United States and the world. She provides consulting to schools and parenting organizations and teaches the New York State Dignity for All Students and SAVE violence prevention workshops for educators for Bank Street College of Education and is an instructor for the Certificate in Social-Emotional Learning and Character Development (SECD) at the Academy for SEL in Schools at Rutgers University, funded by the NoVo Foundation. Lauren was the Regional Implementation Director for the Developing Safe and Civil Schools Project at Rutgers University, funded by the NJ Department of Education. She is a certified consultant to the US Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime, a Grant Reviewer for the US Department of Education, a certified Star Factor Emotional Intelligence Coach and the New York Network Leader for Six Seconds, The Emotional Intelligence Network.